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Nomi Prins: The Left/Progressive Case Against the Fed

The FedFinancial MarketsMoney and Banks

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Nomi and Jeff discuss how the Fed could be the great populist issue that further unravels the Left/Right paradigm.

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Britain Should Embrace Unilateral Free Trade Right Now

Taxes and SpendingPolitical Theory

Blog18 hours ago

Unilateral free trade is not some utopian libertarian ideal. It is a real-world policy that has been used and which reaps economic rewards.

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Ideas Make Us Rich

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory

Blog22 hours ago

Deirdre McCloskey contends that ideas — not capital accumulation or material resources — have caused widespread economic development.

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Is De-industrialization a "Natural Phenomenon" of Developed Economies?

Global EconomyWorld HistoryPolitical Theory

Blog23 hours ago

The decline in industrial production is in many ways the product of government interventionism.

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Public Faith in Elections Falls as the State Grows

U.S. HistoryPolitical Theory


Faith in the voting process has weakened because voters are increasingly fearful of what an electoral loss might bring.

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Populism Is Not an Ideology

World HistoryPhilosophy and MethodologyPolitical Theory


Populism is a strategy that may be used by any ideological group whose political agenda differs radically from that of the ruling class.

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